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Tribal Justice
Upcoming Screenings!

STANFORD UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL
Palo Alto, CA
Wednesday, May 31 at 7:00pm
Free and Open to the Stanford Community
Q+A to follow with Director Anne Makepeace

MENDOCINO FILM FESTIVAL
Mendocino, CA
Saturday, June 3 at 12:30pm
Q+A to follow with Director Anne Makepeace
and Yurok Chief Judge Abby Abinanti
and
Taos Proctor, three-time offender and member of the
Yurok Tribe whose case is featured in Tribal Justice
The Festival Website

BERKSHIRE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Great Barrington, MA
Two Screenings on Saturday, June 3:
9:15am - 11:15am Beacon 3, 57 North St Pittsfield, MA 01201
and
1:45pm - 3:45pm: Triplex 3, 70 Railroad St Great Barrington, MA 01230
Q+A to follow with editor Russ Greene
The Festival Website

BROOKLYN FILM FESTIVAL
Brooklyn, NY
Thursday, June 8: Wythe Hotel at 7:30pm
and
Friday, June 9: Union Docs at 7:00pm
The Festival Website
Panel and Q+A to follow June 9th screening
with Director Anne Makepeace
and legal experts in Restorative Justice:

The Honorable Marcy L. Kahn, New York State appellate judge and Chair of the New York Federal-State-Tribal Courts and Indian Nations Justice Forum
Judge Alex Calabrese, presiding judge at the Red Hook [Brooklyn] Community Justice Center, which looks to Tribal Courts as a model
Coleta Walker, Peacemaking Program Coordinator at the Red Hook [Brooklyn] Community Justice Center

CINETOPIA FILM FESTIVAL
Detroit and Ann Arbor, MI
Four Screenings on: June 3, 7, 10 and 11
Click here for times, venues, and to purchase tickets
Panels for the Cinetopia Screenings:

Exciting Panels on justice follow
all four screenings at Cinetopia:

Saturday, June 3rd, 3:45pm
Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor

Subject: Michigan Tribal-State Federal Forum and Peacemaking

Panelists:
Tribal Judge Michael Petoskey
Michigan Supreme Court Judge Bridget McCormack
Michigan Supreme Court Judge (ret) Michael Cavanagh
Brett Shelton, Native American Rights Fund
    Indigenous Peacemaking Project
Ruth Cowan, Executive producer, Tribal Justice

Wednesday, June 7th, 7:15p
Michigan Theater Ann Arbor

Subject: Tribal Justice: innovative justice systems
rooted in tradition

Panelists:
Anne Makepeace, Producer/Director
Jennifer Walker, Production Consultant
Sheldon Spotted Elk, Casey Family Foundations
Tribal Judge Claudette White
Brett Sheldon, Native American Rights Fund
Tribal Judge Michael Petoskey
Michigan Supreme Court Judge Michael Cavanagh (ret)
Matthew Fletcher, Tribal Judge/ Law Professor

Saturday, June 10th, 6:45pm
Cinema Detroit in Detroit

Subject: Tribal Courts, Tribal Communities and Justice Systems

Panelists:
Tribal Judge Angela Sherigan
Tribal Judge Allie Maldanado
Tribal Judge/ Law Professor Matthew Fletcher
Brett Sheldon/ Native American Rights Fund

Sunday, June 11th, 1:00pm
College for Creative Studies
Wayne State University, Detroit

Subject: Tribal Courts, Tribal Communities and Justice Systems

Panelists:
Tribal Judge Angela Sherigan
Tribal Judge Allie Maldanado
Tribal Judge/ Law Professor Matthew Fletcher

WOODS HOLE FILM FESTIVAL
Woods Hole, Cap Cod, MA
July 29 - August 5
Screening dates and times to be announced
The Festival Website

Phenomenal, emotional,captures tribal courts and two wonderful spirits.
—Judge Richard Blake, Chief Judge of the Hoopa Tribe

For more information or to schedule a screening, please visit our
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Gritty, realistic, hopeful, and culturally grounded.
—Duane Champagne, Professor of Sociology and Amerian Indian Studies at UCLA
and Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law

This film is a wonderful way to educate people about tribal sovereignty and the ways we use it to resolve
disputes in our tribal communities.

—John Echohawk, Executive Director, Native American Rights Fund

 

Premiere

Big Sky NALSA Marthas Vineyard
Full Frame Harvard Mendocino
Berkshire Cinetopia Brooklyn

 


PREVIOUS SCREENINGS

Santa Barbara International Film Festival; Santa Barabara CA
Big Sky Documentary Film Festival; Misoula MT
UCLA (NALSA); Los Angeles CA
The Martha's Vineyard Film Festival; Martha's Vineyard MA
FilmWorks Forum at the Moviehouse; Millerton NY
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival; Durham NC
Harvard University Law School (HUNAP and NALSA); Cambridge MA



 

 

 

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